| Nov 10, 2010
Burbank native Leslie Iwerks took on the daunting task of compacting 35 years of history on George Lucas' visual effects company, Industrial Light & Magic, into her documentary on the company's evolution that will be seen this weekend on Encore.
| Jan 25, 2011
| 6:31 AM
Best Picture: “Black Swan,” “The Fighter,” “Inception,” “The Kids Are All Right,” “The King’s Speech,” “127 Hours,” “The Social Network,” “Toy Story 3,”...
| Jan 28, 2011
| 12:55 PM
They say that in Hollywood, it's all about who you know.
In this case, knowing who to pick for The Herald-Mail's eighth Oscar Picks Contest could make you $50 richer.
The Herald-Mail's Oscar contest is back. James Franco and Anne Hathaway will co-host...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 12:15 PM
* * * Cars 2
Directed by John Lasseter. Written by Ben Queen. With the voices of Owen Wilson, Larry the Cable Guy and Michael Caine. (G)
Who killed the electric car? That's one of the burning questions stalking Cars 2, along with “Whatever happened...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 11:40 AM
Five years ago, pundits were quick to cast doubt on "Cars." A version of "Local Hero" or "Doc Hollywood" starring a high-speed auto? How misbegotten and outre!
It turned out to be one of Pixar's most profitable pictures — and one of its best-loved....
| Jun 24, 2011
| 4:02 AM
Disney Pixar’s Cars 2 hits theaters this weekend and country fans will notice two songs in the film sung by Brad Paisley. Brad had two songs on the soundtrack to the first Cars movie as well and for the sequel, he was invited back for more. Brad has...
| Jul 2, 2011
No man forgets his first love.
My first love was considerably older, and cost me $25. My father paid the bill in an effort to make a man of me.
It was a 1949 Olds coupe. What did you think I was talking about? Get your mind out of the gutter.
| Oct 20, 2011
| 1:05 AM
2-D and 3-D
Matthew MacFadyen, Luke Evans and Ray Stevenson are the titular trio, made a quartet by the addition of the hot-headed D'Artagnan (Logan Lerman) and facing off against baddies played by Christoph Waltz and Orlando...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 8:26 AM
CAPTAIN AMERICAN: THE FIRST AVENGER
* *1/2 (B-)
Directed by Joe Johnston
Starring Chris Evans, Hugo Weaving, Stanley Tucci, Hayley Atwell, Tommy Lee Jones, Sebastian Stan, Dominic Cooper, Toby Jones, Neal McDonough, Derek Luke, Ken Choi, Samuel L....
| Sep 30, 2011
| 11:26 AM
The plucky automobile Lightning McQueen (voice of Owen Wilson) goes international in this entertaining Disney-Pixar sequel to one of the most successful animated movies to date.
He enters a Grand Prix that also lands him in the midst of a spy mission,...